Julie Hilling

Former MP, Bolton West

Bolton West Labour

A selection of Julie Hilling's votes

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  • Consistently voted against university tuition fees Show votes
  • Consistently voted for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons system Show votes
  • Almost always voted for paying higher benefits over longer periods for those unable to work due to illness or disability Show votes
  • Almost always voted against increasing the rate of VAT Show votes
  • Consistently voted against raising England’s undergraduate tuition fee cap to £9,000 per year Show votes
  • Consistently voted for raising welfare benefits at least in line with prices Show votes

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Former Labour MP for Bolton West

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 30 March 2015 — General election

Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Health
  • Work and Pensions
  • Education
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Northern Rail: Rolling Stock
  • Bankruptcy
  • Neuromuscular Disorders: North West
  • Railways: North West
  • Employment and Support Allowance

Other offices held in the past

  • Opposition Whip (Commons) (19 Mar 2013 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Standards and Privileges Committee (7 Nov 2011 to 12 Dec 2012)
  • Member, Transport Committee (2 Nov 2010 to 10 Dec 2012)

Previous MPs in this constituency

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Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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  • Has spoken in 79 debates in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 21 written questions in the last year — average amongst MPs.
  • Has voted in 80.71% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 2 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 16–17 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 62 people are tracking this MP
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 243 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 30 Mar 2015.


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